Cultural Events

INDO-EUROPEAN RESIDENCY PROJECT KOLKATA 2018

The Alliance Française du Bengale (http://bengale.afindia.org)and the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Kolkata (www.goethe.de/kolkata) , in collaboration with the Kolkata based art gallery CIMA(http://www.cimaartindia.com/) and Kala Bhavana, Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan, West Bengal (www.visvabharati.ac.in) are organizing the second interdisciplinary Indo – European Residency Project Kolkata. The seven week long residency takes place in Kolkata and in Santiniketan, West Bengal, India. For the ... Read More »

Cine Club | BARBARA

About the film: Director: Mathieu Amalric Genre: French drama film Duration:107 minutes Year: 2017 Brigitte is preparing for the role of the famous French singer Barbara. The actress carefully studies the character, gestures, manners, and intonations. She learns the music scores, mimics her facial expression, but, as Brigitte does and more and more of it, she gradually merges with the ... Read More »

Cine Club | OUVRIR LA VOIX

About the Documentary:  Director: Amaldine Gay Genre: Documentary Duration: 122 minutes Year: 2017 The documentary films, without voiceover, 24 black women from European colonial history in Africa and the West Indies. It deals with their experience of the difference as a black woman and the clichés associated with them as “woman” and “black” in a perspective at the intersection of ... Read More »

LIVE ON ROOFTOP: musical greeting from RÉUNION ISLAND

 FREE AND OPEN TO ALL. To celebrate the rich culture of Reunion Island, a French overseas territory, the French Institute in India is organizing <Musical Greeting from Réunion Island> with the support of the Alliance Française India network.On this occasion, Alliance Française du Bengale  in association with Siddha Foundation and Apeejay Group hosts the acclaimed reunion singer Maya Kamaty along ... Read More »

Une soirée pleine d’histoires

Date: Friday, 28th September 2018 Time : 7:30 pm Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free and open to all Limited Seats. Seating on basis of first come, first serve  We celebrate the beauty and art of storytelling , providing a platform for everyone to explore , improve and showcase their expressive self and share their views and ... Read More »

Cine Club | Les Garçons et Guillaume, à table!

Date: Wednesday, 26th September 2018 Time: 6:00 pm Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free and open to all Synopsis A boy called Guillaume, who pictures himself as a girl, tries to discover his true identity and break free from the pernicious influence of his mother. Trailer Read More »

Cine Club | Eden

  Date: Wednesday, 19th September 2018 Time: 6:00 pm Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free and open to all Synopsis Paul enjoys being a part of the underground artistic scene in Paris. Circumstances take him to NYC where he is a popular DJ. However, upon returning to France, personal and financial crises crush him. Trailer Read More »

Soirée Littéraire: Remembering Malraux

The Alliance française du Bengale and The Alliance française de Chittagong present ” Remembering Malraux” Date: Friday, 14th September 2018 Time: 6:30 pm Venue: Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free and open to all Limited Seats. Seating on basis of first come, first serve  Programme -A talk by Dr. Gurupada Chakraborty, Deputy Director of Alliance française de ... Read More »

Cine Club: Aya de Yopougon

    Date: Wednesday, 12th September 2018 Time : 6:00 pm Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free and open to all Synopsis: Nineteen-year-old Aya, a studious girl, prefers to stay indoors but constantly helps all her friends. However, Aya also has troubles and secrets of her own. Trailer: Read More »

Live In Series: Raga Meets Samba

  Date: Sunday, 9th September 2018 Time : 7:30 pm Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free and open to all Limited Seats. Seating on basis of first come, first serve    On Pandit Ranajit Sengupta: Pandit RANAJIT SENGUPTA is one of the best Sarode players & music composers from India having performed around the world for the ... Read More »